Breathe the Salt Air with these 7 Beachside Businesses For Sale

by Vanessa Lovie 29th of May, 2020

With businesses starting to re-open, the thought of buying a business in a beachside town sounds like a great lifestyle change. Summer is 6 months away, giving you plenty of time to settle into your new business and start your summer marketing plans! 

We have put together 7 businesses from around Australia with varying prices to help satisfy your passion for business ownership and the smell of fresh salty air. We have multiple businesses listed on Bsale in beach towns including cafes for sale, restaurants, supermarkets for sale, retail stores and more.


1. Seafood Takeaway - Buddina QLD



Located at beautiful Buddina on the Sunshine Coast, just metres from the beach, this WIWO business sale caters for locals and holidaymakers selling fresh and cooked seafood, groceries, papers, milk, bait, a huge range of drinks, coffee, breakfast and most essentials. 

Currently there is only 1 working owner and 2 long term staff with potential for 2 working owners to focus on breakfast, greatly improving the bottom line. So if you're looking for a sound business on the coast with tremendous potential that's better than any franchise, then this is the right time to take advantage of the growth the Sunshine coast is experience.

Price $439,000 WIWO

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2. Surf Shop on Central Coast, NSW



Kids finished high school/uni - not sure what they want to do? Here’s a unique opportunity to buy a business on the Central Coast to receive free retail training and earn an income!

25 years established surf shop, 3 family owners to date, suit couple or family, all major surf brands, business neighbours include restaurants, cafes, bottle shop, ice creamery and supermarket, gym, bank and is at a premium location opposite surf club, Terrigal is experiencing residential growth and upgraded parking and approved headland boardwalk, social media following, has instore advertising via Google my Business, no trading hour restrictions, secure lease.

Swimwear for all ages, opportunity for council approved street vending licence. Currently offering Surfboard hire too. Quick supply of surf technical gear available to surfers.

Autumn 2020 - Spring 2020 ranges all covered, no need to worry about new season stock!

Price: Negotiable

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3. Souvenir Shop, Hillarys WA



Profitable well managed souvenir business operating in a prime location with excellent access to the swimmer's beach at Hillary's marina. Has been run under management. 

Wide frontage display shop, which allows excellent exposure of products to the carpark and mall entrance to beach and restaurants. Easily operated by one staff per shift, could be owner operated or part operated which would allow higher net profit return. Strong trading centre with very good customer/tourist traffic which differs from other shopping centres

Recent five (5) year lease negotiated July 2019. Permitted to expand into other product range. Easy to operate, anyone can learn in a short time. Option for overseas travel for buying stock if required

Price $99000 Plus Stock $50k

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4. Cafe / Restaurant on the Northern Beaches, Sydney NSW


Stock Photo, not actual business. 


Take advantage of this once in a lifetime opportunity at one of Sydney's iconic northern beaches. This business will allow the new owner to capitalise on its magnificent ocean views, quality-modern fit-out, strong reputation, loyal local clientele, high volume of tourist trade, professional operations team and numerous revenue streams.

The business has currently closed due to the COVID-19 crisis however is still able to trade, has no rent obligations until the end of October, and enormous asset value of $675,000+.

An ideal opportunity for an experienced operator or hospitality entrepreneur to take the reigns of a successful, fully fit for purpose venue.

Prior to the current situation, revenue had continued to increase year on year and there are plenty of other opportunities to grow even further, especially by placing a strong focus on events in the function space that accommodates up to 120 seated guests and a private balcony overlooking the ocean.


  • Premier beachside location with spectacular views
  • Highly sought after venue for tourists and locals alike
  • On-Premise and off-site catering Liquor Licences with PSA
  • Function space allows for up to 120 seated guests
  • Restaurant allows for 70-100guests
  • Modern fit-out valued at $675,000

Price $60,000

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5. Motel for Sale, Swansea TAS



Amos House is a unique two level property located only 30 meters from the beach, central to the seaside town of Swansea and offers unsurpassed water views of the Frenetic National Park and Oyster Bay. There is also an eclectic mix of restaurants and cafes, plus cellar doors offering acclaimed cool climate wines only 15 minutes away. Amos House is less than two hour’s drive from Launceston or Hobart. Also, the property is offering, perhaps a once in a lifetime, the opportunity to any would be investor, to also secure a significant tourism property with substantial income potential from the SEVEN First Floor en-suited rooms, including a manager’s accommodation on the ground floor.

Tasmania has benefited from a strong mainland market throughout the last few years. Tasmanian house and apartment owners have enjoyed a boost in the value of their largest assets over the past year and ‘MyState’s view is that positive housing and unit growth will continue well into the New Year, The marketing of the tourist route known as the “Great Eastern Drive” has created a strong increase in visitors and investors alike utilizing the route and experiencing the attractions along the way. The subject property is one such demonstrating the strong growth over this period.

Price: Expressions of Interest 

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6. Bar + Restaurant, Nobbys Beach QLD


Stock photo. Not actual business. 


This great two-level trendy venue has a modern cocktail bar with dinning downstairs and a funky boutique bar and private function venue upstairs. 141sqm Downstairs and 52sqm upstairs. 


  • Gold location - Nobbys Beach has become a vibrant trendy popular hub
  • Funky modern fit out recently completed
  • Very impressive two-level venue
  • Absolutely everything is set up and ready to go, simply enjoy the great lifestyle
  • Long term lease available lower than market rent for the area
  • Only venue in Nobbys precinct with private function room/bar
  • Upstairs private function room works as an extra income booster
  • All appliances have been purchased outright with absolutely no hire purchase ongoing costs to worry about
  • Outstanding cash flow business opportunity
  • Seller is willing to assist new owner in transition


  • Recently upgraded modern fit out with high quality fittings and furniture
  • Impressive bar lighting
  • Hi-Tech security cameras throughout venue
  • Modern Pos till systems including iPad fully integrated to kitchen printer etc
  • Separate large dish/washroom.
  • Top appliance brands throughout including Rational oven, all in top condition
  • Powerful new quality stereo system with impressive Yamaha subs
  • Two well-presented toilets downstairs (venues exclusive use) plus two toilets upstairs.
  • Large cold room storage
  • Shipping container storage out back
  • Sperate office with large safe.
  • Brand new post mix purchased outright, still with warrantee
  • Natural gas line plumbed into premises
  • Business includes all office equipment including computer and printer etc.
  • Everything is there and in excellent working condition – walk in, walk out handover

Incredibly rare opportunity to purchase a business that showcases the perfect venue, with no expense spared.

Price $179,000

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7. Ben and Jerrys, Coogee NSW



Ben & Jerry’s is expanding their current ice cream franchise network with a heavy focus on high priority areas including the popular beach town of Coogee, especially known for the Bondi to Coogee walk.

Change your world, one scoop at a time

Ben & Jerry’s is an active and very supportive franchise business offering endless support and assistance for Scoop Shop owners. The primary focus is preserving brand consistency across the network and there are several accountability structures in place to assist franchisees, from initial establishment right up to ongoing operational coaching.

Price $450,000

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If your looking for a sea-change, please see the hundreds of businesses we have listed near a beach. 



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Vanessa Lovie

CEO Bsale Australia

Vanessa is the current manager and CEO of Bsale Australia. Over the past 11 years as a business owner, she understands what it takes to grow a ...

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